Mike Harris

Bruins in the NFL: Week 9 performances

Bruins in the NFL: Week 9 performances

UCLA plays Saturdays, but the school has some former players who take the field on Sundays. Here’s a weekly blog featuring former Bruins and what they did in their NFL games:

Akeem Ayers, fourth-year linebacker for the New England Patriots: Ayers has had an interesting year. He started the year with the Tennessee Titans, but was inactive for all but two games. He was traded to the New England Patriots two weeks ago. On Sunday, he started for one of the best teams in the league. Ayers finished with four tackles and a sack in the Patriots’ 43-21 win over the Denver Broncos.

Anthony Barr, rookie linebacker for the Minnesota Vikings:...